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College students, Black

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Advising president - cultural diversity, black student orientation, financial aid, 1980

 File — Box 1, Folder: 22
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Correspondence, writings, research and lecture notes, speeches and other papers primarily related to the history of Amherst College and higher education, generated by Greene as professor of history and American Studies, 1952-1989. The collection includes Greene's undergraduate writings, manuscript drafts for his book America's Heroes: the Changing Models of Success in American Magazines (1970), occasional chapel talks delivered to Amherst College students,...
Dates: 1980

Afro-American Society. Pamphlet, open letters to faculty, mailings, etc., 1970-1976

 File — Box 1, Folder: 5
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

The collection consists of official records and associated material of approximately ninety clubs and organizations (excluding fraternities) affiliated with Amherst College from its founding in 1821 to the present time. Included are founding records, minutes, financial records, membership lists, clippings, publications, correspondence, reports, photographs and other materials.

Dates: 1970-1976

Harold H. Plough (AC 1913), Harkness Professor of Biology, Emeritus, 1977 November 21-22

 File — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Subject coverage: Former professors and teaching spans at Amherst, Comments on Professors Frederic B. Loomis and John Mason Tyler, The college's biological facilities in early 1900s, Black Biology students at Amherst, The place of research and teaching in biological studies, Initial grant from Rockefeller Foundation in mid-1930s, Undergraduate research at the College, Development of the teaching of science at Amherst, Effects of the 1947 core curriculum, Need for investigation in teaching...
Dates: 1977 November 21-22

Herman A. Greenberg (AC 1930), Reminiscences on Professor [Herbert] Friedman (Instructor in Biology, 1927-1929), 1982 May 6

 File — Box 1: [Barcode: Oral Hist 1], Folder: 10
Scope and Contents

Subject coverage: Friedman's travels and earlier career, Professor Otto C. Glaser (Chairman of the Biology Department), Dean Frederick Woodbridge, Jewish representation at Amherst College, The exclusion of Jews from fraternities, Mr. Tilford and his time after Amherst, the S.S. Soufley, black students at Amherst, the residential situation for non-fraternity students, Harvard Law School, Bull Warren, interactions with Harvard undergraduates.

Dates: 1982 May 6

Plan for exchange program with Black colleges, 1969

 File — Box 6, Folder: 8
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

Contains correspondence and other materials of the many panels, committees, and events that Hawkins was involved in. Highlights include SCLC's SCOPE project (in which Martin Luther King Jr. participated), which includes an audiotape of speeches, newspapers, and more. Several Amherst College academic committees are included, such as the Task Force on Admission and Financial Aid.

Dates: 1969